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De Turcarum moribus epitome / Bartholomaeo Georgieuiz Peregrino autore.

Author/Creator:
Georgijević, Bartolomej, -approximately 1566.
Publication:
Lugduni : Apud Ioan. Tornaesium, typogr. Regium, MDLXXVIII [1578]
Format/Description:
Book
184, [8] p. ; 12 cm. (12mo)
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Other Title:
De Tvrcarvm Moribvs
Fingerprint:
u-es unam onmo Dest (3) 1578 (R)
Subjects:
Turkey -- Social life and customs -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
France Lyon.
Notes:
Printer's device on title page; woodcut initials; head-pieces.
Signatures: A-M⁸.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy bound in full parchment; title and imprint date in ms. on spine; all edges speckled red.
Culture Class Collection copy has bookplate of Edward Heron-Allen F.R.S. (1861-1943), a writer, scientist, and Persian scholar, who produced a literal translation of the Quatrians of Omar Khayyam from the earliest known manuscript in the Bodelian Library of Oxford University, on front pastedown.
Culture Class Collection copy has two ms. drawings on the front free endpapers; one of them is possibly a representation of the author while he was being held captive by the Turks and has caption text in pencil ("The author had been imprisoned among the Turks. p. 81") underneath; the other one is an image of a standing Turk, with a sword in each hand.
Penn Provenance:
Heron-Allen, Edward, 1861-1943 (bookplate) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1578
Cited in:
Adams G 456
BM STC French, 1470-1600, p. 200
Contributor:
Tournes, Jean de, 1539-1615, printer.
Yugoslavian Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
644203515